Sr. Communications Advisor



Reporting to the Manager, Communications (Research Institute & Strategic Initiatives), and working closely with the Precision Child Health Team, and the SickKids Foundation, the successful candidate will support the development and day-to-day oversight of internal and external communication strategies related to PCH.

Here's What You'll Get to Do:

  • Work with leaders and staff to develop comprehensive PCH communications strategy (internal and external).
  • Work with stakeholders to develop a clear and concise PCH lexicon.
  • Oversee the day-to-day execution of the PCH communication strategy in collaboration with the Communications & Public Affairs department at SickKids & the PCH Team.
  • Lead the development of project planning and content development for a staff (internal) PCH SharePoint site.
  • Provide strategic communications advice to internal partners at SickKids and the SickKids Foundation.
  • Write and edit for a variety of channels and styles, including news releases and stories, speaking notes, scenario notes, presentation decks, and web and social content.
  • Act as primary client liaison with external and internal groups and vendors; and
  • Support event planning and execution for related events.

Here's What You'll Need
Essential requirements:

  • Degree/diploma or relevant experience in Communications, Journalism or related area.
  • 5+ years of progressive communications experience, including communications planning.
  • Strong writing, editing and proofreading, with the ability to use plain language to communicate complex medical and scientific information for different audiences.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent attention to detail, initiative, professional demeanour and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience with social media platforms, SharePoint, Mailchimp and Google Analytics.
  • Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to inclusive communications and the principles of equity, diversity and inclusivity.

Organization SickKids
Industry Call Center / BPO / KPO Jobs
Occupational Category Sr Communications Advisor
Job Location Toronto,Canada
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Experienced Professional
Experience 5 Years
Posted at 2023-06-06 3:49 pm
Expires on 2024-07-20